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too much, borrows too much, and taxes too much. it reflects says america's priorities to create jobs, strengthen the middle class, and build an economy that creates opportunity for all. went to theell floor yesterday and talked about the president's budget proposal. he said it is not a serious document. [video clip] >> it will probably never past the democratic led senate. in some sense, that is the point. rather than put together a constructive blueprint both parties could use to get the economy moving, the president is opting for the political stunt for a budget that is more about andng up the base in election-year. it would increase taxes by over $1 trillion in the worst economic slowdown anyone can remember. it would explode spending by $790 billion, forcing us to borrow more money. it would do almost nothing to threatsthe serious facing our children's futures and does not come close to balancing this year. mitch mcconnell talking about the 2015 budget proposal. congress will take up budget proposals and will decide what gets spent. "the washington post" tweeted this -- it would
for over 50 years. last may we learned that the i.r.s. targeted conservative groups seeking tax exempt status. for over ninth months committee investigators have reviewed hundreds of thousands of internal i.r.s. documents and interviewed i.r.s. officials regarding the targeting. our investigation is not yet over and the ways and means committee continues to wait for the i.r.s. to turn over lowest learners emails. despite the ongoing investigations both in congress and by the inspector general, last november treasury rushed forward with proposed new regulations to stifle 501-c-4 groups upending rules that have been in place for over half a century. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman have is recognized. -- the gentleman is correct. the house will come to order. please take all conversations off the floor, please clear the . sles the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. camp: under the proposed rule social welfare organizations will face additional unprecedented scrutiny for engaging in the bows basic unpartisan political activity. such as organizing nonpartisan get out the vote
at the president's budget, you see an earned income tax credit. that is being offered by the president as something that should be expanded. if you look at the poverty report monday, he praises the earned income tax credit. republicans have different views. use all marco rubio in the senate talk about killing the program. marco rubio in the senate talking about killing the program. the earned income tax credit, which the president wants to expand, was really a republican proposal a few decades ago. republicans like having people work and having people reported for work. this could be an area where there are twin carried -- tinkering. expand the like to tax reduction for families who have children. republicans have been focusing on this for the past year. mike lee, one of the most conservative members has been talking about using the tax credit as the core of what republicans have. see at least two areas there could be talks. credits, we are seeing political messaging more than anything else. host: what are the expectations for how the budget process is going to work on capitol hill? will the senate
had pushed infrastructure in 2009 instead of the failed obamacare. plan includes closing tax loopholes to help pay for projects. this is what they report in "wall street journal." lands to improve roads, bridges, and tunnels received a laid as president obama out a proposal for infrastructure upgrades, paid for by unspecified changes to the tax code. the question of how to pay for the work remains sticky. numbers of both parties have pointed to tax code changes as a financing source. the speaker of the house said we have to find funding mechanisms to fund our infrastructure needs. the hunt has been on for the last year to find the funding source. i wish i could report that we had found it, but we haven't. he also said that he and mr. obama discussed the country's infrastructure problems, but did not come to an agreement. mr. camp would raise money through a one-time tax on corporate overseas profits as part of a transition to a new international tax system. here is dave camp talking about his tax reform proposal. [video clip] >> we must enact real, meaningful tax reform. i am releasing
kind of world war ii camp. allen with al jazeera, north idaho. >>> a tax break for more than 13 million americans, president obama set to unveil the new budget this morning and tell you who will benefit the most if that proposal makes it through congress. plus you might call it thc-tv, marijuana commercials could be coming to a television society near you and life gave them lemons and they made lemonade and going to school. >>> if you think durant is the mbp lebron says not so fast and we will talk about the record in south beach. ♪ welcome back to al jazeera america, i'm stephanie sy, israel's prime minister is pushing back against u.s. diplomacy in the middle east and met with president obama on monday and discussed a framework for reaching a pack with the palestinian and netanyahu had frustration for, syria and iran and to have compromise israel must be secure and netanyahu will deliver the keynote speech to the american, israel publish affairs and apac is the largest and pro-israel lobbying group in the u.s. and as you can see libby casey is joining us from washington and good mor
for the tax rates to pay for that. most definitely. caller: our roads are awful. we have a lot of state roads. repair work would really help. where else do you see jobs available besides infrastructure spending? where else do you think the government can help create jobs? caller: i think in the technology,system, private sector. help bringons would about income to a level of being able to take care of your family, cover your living expenses. if that was not for unions, we would not be able to watch you on television right now. so they can rip off citizens and keep low wages and make big profits. thank you. calling in from philadelphia, pennsylvania. fish and sam says the president's budget should be how not to spend others money. also, dean writes in, too bad the gop will kill his budget. are they totally heartless? commentspage, several on that. allen writes in on her thoughts on the president's budget plan. she says stop messing around with other people's lives. we will continue to bring you comments. we want to hear you on the phone. the phone lines are open. ruben in philly on the line fo
-class including expansion of the air and income tax credit for workers without children and in addition to the immediate steps the president has set out of range of ideas to invest in education and quick workers for the skills they will need for years to come, measures that help us grow and help ensure that that growth is widely shared. so in conclusion, i would say that the challenges we face are substantial. we continue to have some of the short run challenges, but the bigger ones are the ones that have been building up over the last decade, the slower productivity growth in the postwar years and the increase in inequality. a lot is in place to have more stability and certainty. i think that by itself will be a major help to the economy, but they're is a lot more the weekend should do. i would describe some of that ambitious agenda in my remarks here today and would be happy to discuss more of it in answer to any questions you may have. [applause] >> ken simonson. one of the most unborn things that its share of economic advisers can do is educate an advocate for good, federal statisti
the clinton administration and congress last raised the gas tax. that was 21 years ago when gasoline was $1.08 and i wonder if barack had even met michelle and there it remained for 21 years. due to inflation and fuel economy increases, the average cost per mile that the american motorist pays to the federal government for transportation has been cut in half. i went on the budget and the ways and means committee the last eight years in order to deal with this issue, but frankly i'm tired of waiting. i introduced a gas tax increase phased in over three years to fully fund a six-year re-authorization. was pleased to be joined by friends during my bill introduction by the u.s. chamber, the afl-cio, truckers and a.a.a., transit, local government, environmentalists, road builders. i find it hard to say people will say this will be a heavy lift because there's little support for it. when chairman camp offered $150 billion last week in his tax reform bill, what president obama suggested $300 billion, where was their broad base of support? maybe that's why both proposals were called dead on arrival
look at 501 c 3s. they are allowed to do it. all of these are tax deductibles. here are the unions they are allowed to do it all. this the is present administration trying to stifle the voices. this isn't just about republicans opposed to. this aclu opposed to this and also the syria club. because this is what the new proposal would be. stifle the a 01 c 4s. >> what's the difference between 501 c 4 and 501 c 3. >> this is tax deductible. this is charitable these are syria club. these are your volunteer firefighters. these are the individual groups going through. and you know what? the comment period ends tomorrow it. they have gotten 69,000 comments on on sierra opposed. aclu. he keystone had 700 comments. they never had these comments mostly all opposed. >> what republicans say is it is designed to shut down the tea party groups but it applies equally to liberal groups and conservative and tea party groups, right? >> i don't care who it goes after, it's wrong. it's government trying to shut your voice down. remember what the first amendment says. >> why would the administration wa
. tonko, will pick up the energy piece. but in the president's budget there are these key sectors, tax policy, education, research, infrastructure. let's start at the bottom and work to the top. the president's proposed a $305 billion, four-year transportation program for the united states. anybody that's driven today or east e west coast coast knows we have gridlock, we have transportation problems of all kinds. so the president comes forward with this major initiative, really a significant increase in what we have done in the past. he wants to focus it first on repairing what we already have. the pot holes, the bridges that have fallen down, and others that might. saying, let's get do that. and then he goes about building the more modern transportation systems that we need, expanding our highway program, but also the rail systems, the inner city rail, the intercity rails nd the street cars and other kinds of mass transportation systems. very, very important. and he proposes how we pay for it. he says, we ought not give the oil companies a -- the big four -- a $5 billion annual tax b
more taxes. good morning, i'm dan ponce. and i'm cortney hall in for erin. let's go to demetrius ivory for a check of the weather. hi, demetrius. it's still cold. anything different? >> we have one day with a four in front of it. >> we do like that. >> let's check it out. yesterday we were 19 degrees. each day we should make the lower forties with lows in the mid-20s. this has been an epic winter in terms of how cold. and it's not over. north side learning center we are at 13. union reading at only eight. no wind chill. the wind chill is down to two. radar shows light snow across the board of northern region as remove in you can see that snow up to waukegan. as to get tort winnebago county we have snow continued. most of that snow is north of 90. today 23 degrees by 5:00 p.m.. it's an improvement. wednesday we make 27 another accumulating snow coming tonight. i will tell you how much coming up. >> one hot spot this morning and outbound kennedy at foster. to left lanes are blocked with a crash. expected delays on the outbound side of the kennedy. otherwise the rest of the roads are look
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-changing ideas, like this: dozens of tax free zones across new yk state. move here. expand here. or start a new business here... and pay no tax for 10 years. with new jobs, new opportunities and a new tax free plan. there's only one way for your business to go. up. find out if your businessy can qualify at start-upny.com coach calls r a team player. she's kind of special. she makes the whole team better. he's the kind of player that puts the puck, horsehide, bullet. right where it needs to be. coach calls it logistics. he's a great passer. dependable. a winning team has to have one. somebody you can count on. somebody like my dad. this is my dad. somebody like my mom. my grandfather. i'm very pround of him. her. them. melissa: okay. so it is last trading day of the month. i want to show you the stock that moved most this month. it is up 50% in the month of february. this is for evident labs. this is on the back of that $25 billion deal with actavis. forrest labs giving a little back but biggest mover for the month. >>> to illinois where one state law maker is taking on google finding himself i
," a capitol hill heavyweight tells nancy cordes about his new plan to revolutionize the tax code. >>> plus dr. david agus with the controversy over fertility treatment. does it go too far to stop birth defects? >>> we begin with this morning's "eye-opener," your world in 90 seconds. >> we saw the news that the storm was coming so we went down to the city yard to pick up sandbags. >> the west coast braces for a washout. southern californiaens loading up on supplies ahead two of pacific storms. >> many people worried about mudslides. >> water comes over, it looks like niagra falls. >> dropping temperatures from the midwest to the east, 20 to 30 degrees below normal. >> adding to the cold-weather problems, ice jams. >> you look at it and it's mass destruction. can't stop the ice. >> jan brewer won't say if she'll veto a controversial bill that allows arizona businesses to deny service to gays and lesbians. >> there's a lot of things we can bring into the state, and this just doesn't help at all in any of those. >> general motors links more deaths to a faulty ignition switch,
that are in the papers this morning. here's the wall street journal. a column by dave camp. the tax code. you can read his proposal there. the congressman is the chairman of the house ways and means committee. the washington times today, hoping for a changed view of keystone xl. paul writes in his piece that -- we will be talking about the keystone. we will be joined by the senator from north dakota to talk about the keystone and other issues. we want to take you to an associated press report. obama health insurance at 4 million is the headline there. we will be talking about the rollout of the healthcare.gov with jonathan alter who wrote a recent piece on foreign affairs in our spotlight. , behind the called aca rollout. here's a piece in the washington times on bill clinton. his message for democrats. picture of him with a kentucky democrat in louisville yesterday. himes.e talking with jim the national finance chairman of the house democrats. we will be talking about the 2014 field coming up in about five minutes or so. have a bit of time left. go to doug in wake forest, north carolina on our line f
away from taxes, crime, whatever and went to suburbia. it followed them. they said, why are we spending three hours a day on the long island expressway? let's move back into these cities. so for me it's about people get displaced. where the black population of new york city has declined. the hispanic or puerto rican population of new york city has declined. and it's about having affordable housing so people, whoever they are, can live in new york city. and it's not just new york. d.c. used to be called chocolate city. chicago, they knocked down the cabrini green projects and now black people are stuck on the projects outside of chicago. >> sorry. isn't this something that has happened in every generation to all sorts of different groups? little italy in new york has gotten smaller as parts of chinatown have grown and other neighborhoods have grown. one an area that used to be predominantly jewish then changes over to another ethnic group. is it -- you don't see this as something -- >> no, but -- >> you think it's escalating? >> here's the difference, anderson. because those, they were m
to live within our means, to get fair taxes that don't ruin people's businesses and their lives, and we believe the things the republican party had been saying. that was our big crime, but they called us a big boy republican, and now to be referred to as a tea party patriot makes my life easier. didn't like the bad boy republican thing, but i just want you to know what brought me back because i left for 12 years, and when i left, having set term limits, i never thought i would come back to congress again, because when i left, we had actually balanced the budget for the first time in 40 # years. in 1998, we balanced the budget. 1999, we blnsed the budget, and in 2000, not only was it balanced, but had a 240 billion some surplus. the frl budget was 1.7 trillion. i fast forward, i'm out for 12 # years, and i see what happens in 2010. the glorious patriots standing up, fighting gebs the most tie rankle president every in the history of america, and i see -- my juices start fleeing, get energizedded, they are on the mark, and in 2012, i decided to come back and run again because i believe, w
training expanded tax credits for 13.5 million low-income workers without children in more than a chilean dollars in higher taxes over the next decade mostly for the wealthiest americans and corporations. the president judd is his budget and met earlier today washington d.c.. here's a look. >> we also know the most effect if and historically bipartisan ways to reduce poverty and help american families pull themselves up as the end -- on earned income tax. this budget gives millions more workers the opportunity to take advantage of the tax credit and it pays for it by closing loopholes like the ones that lets wealthy individuals classify themselves as a small business to avoid paying their fair share of taxes. this budget will also continue to put our fiscal house in order over the long-term by putting the burden on folks who can least afford it i reforming our tax code and our immigration system and building on the progress we have made to them decrease health care costs under the affordable care act. it puts our debt on a downward path as a share of our total economy which experts have s
. the highlight is a massive expansion of the earned income tax credit. the 13.5 million more workers would be eligible for $60 billion in credits. also included is billions for roads and rails. it's spending, the white house says, will bolster the economy. but republicans say the president's budget is dead on arrival, complaining that it runs up the long-term national debt. >>> attorney general greg abbott easily won the primary for governor, the first gop nominee in more than a decade. is he pushing for more freedom and less government. >> we must never forget that the rights that we have, they don't come from government. instead those rights come from god. >> meanwhile, democrats are pinning their hopes on state senator weekendy davis, callingr opponent a defender of the status quo. >> i am ready to fight for you and to fight for every hardworking texan across this state. >> another member of the bush family begins his political career with a win. george p. bush, the son of former florida governor jeb bush is running for texas land commissioner. but in a stunner at least two prominent re
their wealth from u-s tax collectors. a senate subcommittee report describes switzerland's second-largest bank as a "willing accomplice" whose bankers advised more than 22-thousand americans with accounts worth up to 12-billion dollars, to personally travel to switzerland to avoid paper trails, then take remote- controlled elevators for meetings where bank statements were concealed inside magazines. "credit suisse's management team regrets the action of a small group of bankers who violated us law." credit suisse no longer offers offshore accounts to americans and is cooperating with investigators.a fine of more than 800-million dollars is being discussed. more than a dozen other swiss banks are under investigation. bank of america is grappling with investigations both here and abroad. bank of america traders are under investigation along with several other bank traders around the world for foreign currency price manipulation. here in the u.s. the bac faces a federal probe for how its handling goverment backed mortgages. it's estimated bank of america might have to pay out $11 billion in pe
. >>> coming up virginia's new governor does something about the tax on hybrid vehicles. >> plus the forecasters got it right, so why was the commute such a mess this morning? erica grow gets us some answers. >> and metrobuses running red lights, more than 500 people have filed co >>> we're tracking another storm for next week. this is a bigger storm with more potential but not a straight snow, okay? it will arrive by the morning commute on monday. that's the bad news. the trends, colder and colder which would lead us to believe more of a wintery mix. that storm has a lot of moisture and potential. this one will gather some moisture from the gulf of mexico. we could see rain or ice ending in snow as we go through the day monday into monday nightues here's the storm way out hammering california. in fact, it's bringing much needed rain to california. then we have a new batch of arctic air. the two start tracking across the country. the low tracks essentially into the mississippi river valley. arctic blast slides into portions of iowa and then it moves just kind of southwest of us.
from the tax for 2014. simple fairness demands that congress provide the same relief to hardworking americans. when congress can act to provide some relief for hardworking americans, we should. every member here has heard from a frustrated constituent. this shouldn't and need not be a partisan fight. granting relief for hardworking americans is only fair. voting yes on h.r. 4118 is the right thing to do for the people we represent. i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back. the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. leffy: i yield myself such time as i may consume. -- mr. levin: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for such time he may consume. without objection. well, here they go again. but this time it's the 50th time that house republicans have brought up legislation to repeal or to undermine the affordable care act. ut this 50th time is no golden anniversary. it's a house republican goose egg for millions of americans. just look at this, 50 votes. with zero votes to rais
not responded to hardworking americans who over the years have contributed taxes, maybe some of them are veterans, served in the united states military, willing to make the ultimate sacrifice. and now in their time of need we are dilly-dallying. unfortunately, we are doing so because our friends on the other side of the aisle cannot recognize that but for the grace of god there go i. these individuals are not standing in line to get unemployment insurance, they are standing in line to apply for jobs. because the people who are eligible for unemployment insurance are individuals who have worked most every day of their life, but unfortunately they have found in times of economic upswings and down swings, maybe because of their training, maybe because of being a recent veteran, that they are not able to get a job immediately. and this congress has delayed over and over again where our friends on the other side of the aisle and those republicans in the other body claim that they could not offer one vote to be able to pass unemployment insurance. these individuals need our commitment, ame
on health care and taxes that came out last month. [video clip] 's cuteave seen alex sink ads. what do we know about her record? outlook sync supports obama care. it even though 300,000 floridians could lose their health insurance plans because of it. she supported higher taxes, too. more taxes on water and tv. alex sink -- another tax spender can'tlorida can afford -- afford. host: are those the kind of ads we will be seeing more of around the country and the rest of the 2014 field? guest: the classic cookie-cutter republican ad. alex sink being tied to obama care. against simply run obama care in 2014. campaigns matter and candidates matter. putting forward a diffuse message with a lot of attacks is a little effective -- a little less affective. host: let's talk about the ad against jolly's campaign. [video clip] >> the spent millions on david jolly. to let insurance companies charge women more than men and deny coverage for pre-existing conditions. jolly praised the plan ending medicare plus guarantee, forcing seniors to negotiate with insurance companies. they profit, we pay the price
. it is sad that a lot of people always want to exert power. they do not participate. and they want a tax cut. that does not make sense. final point from dana, who says president obama does not get it. he scoffed at romney forcing treatedas a foe and food and as such. such.in as will beichael crowley joining us with his assessment on options ahead for the president. we will turn our attention to afghanistan. tonight is oscar night. we want to focus a little bit on politics and washington. this week, testifying before the appropriations committee, seth rogan talking about alzheimer's. he used to status to shine a light on the problem. [video clip] >> maybe this is more appropriate for a closed hearing. the new york times article says of the cyberctor arguedraft initiative that using cyber warfare for humanitarian purposes in syria, taking steps to degrade use of air power, might be an effective tool and one that might reverse the tide of opinion. the u.s. government is using cyber capabilities for nefarious ends. do have a comment? >> i think one of the things that you and the administration d
and did not take into account a lot of other things in the law like tax credits were businesses are eligible. the report says -- let's go back a little bit -- it did not say how much it will rise but what determines of a small business will see an increase in rates? thet: this report looked at pre-affordable care act law and projecting out. it looked at one provision that involves how insurance companies rate for risk. the law before, insurance companies exclude people with pre-existing conditions, charge sicker people higher rates. older people could be charged more. what the law has done is taken out the pre-existing condition thank and it has narrowed the ages. you can still rates a little bit higher for an older person but it narrowed that split. it has changed the way that companies can price risk. host: so the premium is what we are talking about and what factors go into determining a premium? guest: it is still age and it is smoking status. insurance companies have to take all comers. they used to be able to exclude someone. was less expensive because you had more help th
because it takesed a advantage of certain parts of the tax code. kf private equity survive especially if there is significant reform coming out of washington? >> i think in general private equity gets a bad wrap. i have been on both sides. if you go back and look at the numbers and the jobs and the companies that private equity had saved, it is significant, kelly, and i don't think private equity gets the benefit of saving company, saving jobs, anç returning them to prosperity so that they can either ipo or they become an important part of a strategic acquisition. >> because all the same people will say that's great that you're helping to make, you know, these companies more efficient, perhaps help them innovate in some cases. why is it that the gains that you make in a compensation model that is the envy of most industries, why is it that you should be able to get a lower tack rate on those gain that is you don't have to pay the income tax rates that most of the people would? >> my point of view on that is most of the senior private equity guys i talk to, you know, if the laws were
on congress to overhaul the business tax code. >> revitalizing the system, it cannot be out sourced. >> reporter: but a divided congress is unlikely to go alongment meanwhile, the nation's roads and bridges continue to take a pounding, tom costello, washington. >>> and when nbc continues, a first, football players in a across america, people like basketball hall of famer dominique wilkins, are taking charge of their type 2 diabetes with non-insulin victoza. for a while, i took a pill to lower my blood sugar, but it didn't get me to my goal. so i asked my doctor about victoza. he said victoza works differently than pills, and comes in a pen. and the needle is thin. victoza is an injectable prescription medicine that may improve blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes when used with diet and exercise. it is not recommended as the first medication to treat diabetes and should not be used in people with type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis. victoza has not been studied with mealtime insulin. victoza is not insulin. do not take victoza if you have a personal or family history of m
: dozens of tax free zones across new york state. move here. expand here. or start a new business here... and pay no taxes for 10 years. with new jobs, new opportunities and a new tax free plan. there's only one way for your business to go. up. find out if your business can qualify at start-upny.com >>> welcome back to "new day." doctors in california say calls are flooding in now about a mystery illness that has already paralyzed five children. and health officials say there could be some 20 other cases. but so far, they haven't found a link. well, doctors may be no closer to finding out what's behind this polio-like disease. one boy has found hope and may actually be getting better. here's the details. >> he makes it look easy, but for this 10-year-old, this takes concentration. >> saturday he lost everything. and that's when he got -- we took him to the hospital. so it happened in 24 hours, quick. >> that was september 2012 when the boy lost all ability to move his left arm. it started in his shoulder and spread all the way to his fingerti fingertips. >> they took an mri. that's whe
lincoln as a tyrant, a man who introduced the draft, whole host of taxes in order to fight this war. a man who freed the slaves and one to fight a war to free the slaves. even after his martyrdom learned class is in the north continued to turn up in noses when lincoln's name was mentioned. 1972 charles francis adams and he also served in the lincoln administration as minister to great britain and before that as republican congressman. he delivered a memorial address after that that the former secretary of state william seward and portrayed in this address which was widely serialized, soared as the glue that kept the government together in perilous times. down to this hour no experiment has ever been made as that of elevating to the head of affairs a man with no little previous preparation. this might have been a set up whereby we could have said they got it worked well. he said only by good grace and locked it lincoln actually possess the wisdom to appoint as first minister sioux word, the mastermind of the government and savior of the union. naturally this speech enraged the lincoln famil
and beverage choice. whether it's a soda tax or portion size restriction, government regulations like mayor michael bloomberg's soda ban won't make americans healthy. and exercise, diet nutrition education can do that. that is just a little bit from the e-mail that was sent out, soliciting signatures or this petition. ashley is in california. good morning. caller: good morning. before i start off, i want to say, this is a public health issue. not a political issue. i am pro-let's move program because childhood obesity causes cardiovascular disease. it causes rectal cancer. these are problems. people don't like their president, that is one thing. obesity isod serious. i find it interesting that people are having problem with something focusing on getting children healthy. i found that article really interesting that you just read , she is not a politician. she worked at the university of chicago hospital and restoration program. qualified tos very talk about children's health because she is a mother and she will understand how diet and exercise work. host: thank you very much. kathleen sebel
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with israel and our other partners. i see americans who want -- to are willing to spend their hard-earned tax dollars on foreign assistance and strengthen the greatest military the world has ever known. i see americans who want america to lead. [applause] my friends, i've been around a long time. and in fact, since the coolidge administration. [laughter] you, i'ved say to never seen this world in need of strong american leadership the way it is today. and i believe these events, these negotiations with iran, which i hope to succeed but i doubt, when i see the slaughter in syria, when i see the chinese asia,ing themselves in when i see significant cuts in foreign aid and also in our defense budget, i'm worried. word to you my dear and --oved friends, america israel needs you more today than ever before. thank you and god bless. [applause] >> senator john mccain this morning at the aipac conference. you can see his comments any time at our website www.c-span.org. secretary of state john kerry will also be speaking later today. live coverage getting underway at 5:00 eastern. traveling tory ukra
these rallies. become taxes. you would think they would be saying thank you. [ laughter ] that's what you would think. >> i think that progressives like myself have made the mistakes of sort of laughing at them and being very dismissive of them. i think that's very dangerous. while they have been a double-edged sword for the republican party because certainly they slot themselves in the foot with candidates that are just too crazy. at the same time they come out to vote. >> judge, what about tea party? >> well, i agree with tara dowdell who was just on there that the tea party is a force to be reckoned with and the democrats and the republicans mock them at their peril. listen, i remember 1976, ronald reagan against gerald ford and the establishment republicans ridiculed reagan as being crazy and extremist and a bomb thrower and an actor and intellectually incompetent and of course he was the greatest force for conservative principles in governance in the post world war era and proved enormously successful. to me, the tea party are the true republicans who are most faithful to the constitution
for everyone. that's why this is a good law. >> reporter: doug napier is with the alliance. according to tax documents the conservative group 20 more than $41 million in 2012 to promote christian values. it also developed lawsuit and funded legislation to stop abortions and same-sex marriage. >> there is nothing that identifies as individuals as a homosexual. that is a smoke screen. >> reporter: but lawyers have been outspoken on their views homosexuality. this is one of the group's top attorneys speaking to pastors in illinois last year. >> by being quiet about homosexuality, you may be condemning some of your people to hell. >> reporter: now, governor brewer has until saturday to act on this bill, though she is expected to make a decision by friday. and that's when she meets with the arizona chamber of commerce and, scott, many of its members are outpoken opponents to this legislation. >> pelley: carter evans in phoenix for us tonight. carter, thanks very much. now, another issue for people all over the country-- the extreme weather. rain is finally coming to the drought-plagued west, but
to tax certain foods, we're going to sue people because they're selling certain foods. that's a bridge too far. >> is that just speculation or is that what's happening? >> rick wants to make it sound like the government will storm into your home and take the doritos out of your cupboard. that's not what's being proposed. michelle obama is updating a policy that went into effect under the bush administration. it's 20 years old. science has evolved. time to emphasize some nutrients, taking some off. this is tweaking with what americans are used to and use pretty regularly. >> come back for a second. because the government can come storming into your home. >> not to take your doritos. >> well, there was an amish farmer who created a buying group very similar to the dallas buyers club for whole milk. it's illegal to sell raw milk in pennsylvania. not legal to take it across the border. he had customers in maryland. the federal government attacked his farm in order to stop him. if you the look at the dallas buyers club, which is up for the oscars this coming sunday, the whole point of the m
blame democratic governor como. his taxes and an increase in state spending. so then why are a group of conservatives calling themselves republicans for cuomo still lending their support to him? here to explain, charles gasparino. there are some democrats that -- is andrew como a typical lib vertebral democrat? >> he's in the sense he talks about the wealthy. when you cut down his rhetoric, look at what new york is is, ths is the home of liberalism. he hasn't changed that. he doesn't allow fracking upstate which would alleviate the unemployment problem up there. this guy is allowing bill de blasio, the mayor of new york to essentially end charter schools, ends expansion of them. not even saying anything about it. yet you have a group of republicans, people who call themselves republicans, led by the founder of home depot, saying that conservatives and republicans should vote for this guy. and what i've been reporting and writing is that if we should support him, they shouldn't sell out so cheap. kind of like stockholm syndrome. they're stuck in new york and somehow think cuomo is the
of screening recruits. president obama has unveiled a new four trillion dollar budget. >> president says tax changes would benefit working poor had students and those saving for retirement. >> it is even less likely now sense is a midterm election year. >> have there still time. pain at the pump. gas prices continue to rise. we're making a mardi gras favre.klienlvin den a risky trading back on after >> the s&p up more than 26. everyone has been anticipating the first signs of spring. the slow but steady climb of gas prices is one of the first indicators. gas prices started off the year low. prices are rising as many refineries begin seasonal maintenance. when the in the drivers are currently paying an average $3.65 for a gallon of regular unleaded gas. radio shack plans on closing nearly 1100 stores around the country. the retailer said foresails low consumer traffic and heavy discounts are prompting it to close the underperforming stores. the company recently tried to reposition itself as a retailer and products for mobile and smart phone users. smart phones may be required to be safer. the
to be paid to get the vote up. taxes, my friends bobby have many tea party hispanics who are americans first. san antonio. then, of course, my very good friend and champion of conservative causes, senator ted crews. [applause] did was elected the appearance he was hispanic or because he was an american. i am proud to be of mexican descent, but i am much more prone to be an american. come bless america. thank you. [applause] ♪ >> ladies and gentlemen, please welcome organizer of the washington blue print, with the heart's load. >> i am from seattle. what is seattle known for? that is actually a good answer. a rain. we are known for starbucks know the seattle seahawks. what else is seattle known for? an incubator of national movements and trends. people think washington state is the blue, but it is not. it is purple. three years ago are read the book called the colorado blue print. some of you may be familiar with it. it is about four individuals put a plan together to change color of from red to blue. and sure you're thinking now, why is he so excited but this? well, because we can do that
that. people are more productive and able to pay more taxes with legal status. you will get greater contributions from naturalized citizens. call from north carolina. semantics that are being used by the two guests are truly mind boggling. the dream act? can be anotheram person's nightmare, particularly if you're a construction worker trying to get a job and you get outbid on contracts because all of the guys i know in construction, every time they show up there is another crew of illegals and workers who will pay half price. american workers cannot compete because they get paid cash under the table. me,uld like to know, excuse , it enter a bank illegally is not called unauthorized entry into a bank, is that? host: we got your point. doris meissner, dream act, unauthorized versus illegal. guest: dream act is a name that congress gave to a piece of legislation. that is what the sponsors have called it and that is why it is referred to in that way. as for the broader question , iut level playing field think the caller has a very important point. as long as we have an economy where it
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to put a measure on the june ballot that would boost sales tax. if approved, the sales tax would go up by .5% to 9.5%. the measure is expected to bring in an additional $10 million a year to help clear the backlog of projects put on hold during the recession. it includes hiring more police, street repairs and upgrades to fire stations and libraries. city officials say 65% of people in hayward support the increase. >>> 7:42. the golden state warriors may now be shooting for alternative sites for a new basketball arena in san francisco. publicly, the warriors say they are moving ahead with their plans to build a new waterfront april rena south of the bay bridge. however, today's chronicle reports a team is quietly checking out other locations in the city including the main parking lot right across from at&t park. the original proposal calls for building an 18,000-seat arena between piers 30 and 32. opponents say a basketball arena there would ruin the view of the bay. >>> 7:42. a woman in her 80s tied up in her own tome. the recent string of robberies that has an east bay neighborhood on
. use your 401 k if your job has one and roth ira. they are made with after tax money and no penalty for early withdrawa withdrawals. so say, you decide to buy a car or house. you'll be in a better position if you've been keeping your money in a roth where you can withdrawal it early personality free, plus, when you're young you're liking painely making le. for young people just out of college, investing is a great way to trick yourself into saving money you might spend. beyond that, remember when you're young you can afford to take more risk with your fort foll -- portfolio and never too soon to start contributing to your 4 o 1 k or roth. >> caller: i was looking at a stock and i wanted your opinion about it. i have $400 sitting around scott trade and i wanted to know if you think buying five shares of mastercard is a logic l idea? >> i spoke yesterday saying, we have got to pull the trigger on mastercard. we take advantage of the fact they missed one quarter. i think you're making the right move. mark in wisconsin, mark? >> caller: jim, thanks for taking my call. my question is abo
. >> we need a new corporate tax code and regulatory system to eliminate lobbyist loop holes and giveaways. level the playing field between businesses big and small and foster a dynamic globally competitive private sector. the left today no longer represents the little guy, but rather the crony clients of the ever expanding special interest state. progressives have become the party of wall street, k street and pennsylvania avenue. we must become the party of main street everywhere. >> k street what he's talking about where a lot of the lobbyists are in washington. that's utah tea party republican senator mike lee. keeping them honest, when he's not publicly crusading against lobbyists, guess. what he's privately asking them for money. drew griffin tonight caught him at it. take a look. >> reporter: it's 8:00 a.m. in snow bird, utah. and that early gondola heading up the mountain an hour before the slopes of this luxury resort even open is filled with lobbyists. but not just lobbyists. utah senator mike lee is here, too. in fact, it's his political action committee hosting a fundraising ski
. to bring government spending don't. to live within our means. to get fair taxes. we actually believed the things that the republican party stood for. that too is our big crime. they called us the bad boy republicans. now, to be referred to as a tea party patriot makes my life a lot easier. my wife did not like the bad boy republican thing. i want you to know what brought me back because i left for 12 years. i kept my term limit pledge. i never thought i would come back again. when i left, we had balanced the budget for the first time in 40 years. in 1998 we balance the budget. the year i left, in 2000, we have a $247 billion surplus. the federal budget was $1.7 trillion. fast forward 12 years, i see what happened 2010, with you glorious patriots standing up and fighting against the most to radical -- tyrannical president that we have ever had in the history of america. my juices just are flowing. i get energized. these patriots were on the mark. in 2012, i decided to come back and run again. i believe, with all my heart, that this movement is growing. you have heard from folks in the
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